Look what I made: a MacBook Air sleeve

Meant to post this a couple months ago. I was commissioned by a friend. After a couple experiments with scotch tape and newspaper, I laid out the hide and got to work:
New project

Then I spent roughly 900 hours punching holes and sewing:

MacBook Air envelope, before

Not too shabby.

MacBook Air envelope, before

My hindsight hunch is that I should have reinforced this better. Time will tell:

MacBook Air envelope, before

Dyed and ready for action:

MacBook Air envelope, after

Fits the 13-inch model like a dream. Other things I’ve made: a super-simple wallet, a leather tray.